Graduation Ceremony of PSO Sponsored Program

IBA Center for Entrepreneurial Development (CED) conducted the graduation ceremony of Micro Entrepreneurship and Life Skills Training Program on 18th March 2021. This program was conducted in 2019/2020 with financial support of PSO CSR Trust.

This training program was attended by 125 participants which included 60 females and 65 males. The course participants belonged from different areas of Karachi i.e. Landhi, Malir, North Karachi, Baldia, Korangi, Orangi Town etc. Most of them have completed diplomas and short certification from vocational and technical institutes. Majority of these participants are successfully pursuing the entrepreneurial careers after IBA training. Their entrepreneurial stories were shared with the audience while they came to receive their certificates. Mr. Babar Hamid Chaudhary (Chairperson PSO CSR Trust) was the Chief Guest of the ceremony. Other notable guests included Ms. Beenish Magsi & Ms. Rabbia Anwaar from PSO, Brigadier (R) Muhammad Amin (Ex VC University of Engineering & Technology Khuzdar), Col (R) Mahmood, Mr. Moin Zaidi from UNDP Pakistan, Mr. Bilal Lashari from Sindh Education Foundation (SEF).

Dr. Shahid Qureshi (Program Director IBA CED) welcomed all esteemed guests and introduced CED model of entrepreneurship. All the participants received their certificates from Chief Guest and other notable guests. Addressing the audience, Mr. Babar Hamid highly appreciated the efforts of young male and female trainees for working hard on their small business ventures. He emphasized that the skills as well as patience can lead to the success as there is no any short cut to the success.

The IBA CED team presented IBA souvenirs to the Chief Guest and other worthy guests. The ceremony ended with group photo and lunch.

Graduation Ceremony of PSO Sponsored Program
Graduation Ceremony of PSO Sponsored Program
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